It’s Time to Give in to the Madness of Ultralight Camping

The allure of ultralight camping comes from the freedom of traveling deeper into the wilderness with less on your back as well as an almost psychotic desire to cut ounces. Ultralight backpackers are open...

Cool New Camping Gear For 2013

If you happened to be watching the WCCO morning news this morning you may have seen Kelly and I talking about some great camping products for you and your family this Summer. Here you...

9+ Best Portable Solar Panels and Solar Chargers for Camping (2019)

There’s never been a better time to add a lightweight, powerful, and efficient portable solar charger to your camping setup. Today, I’m going to walk you through all...
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When My Family Travels – Rightline Cargo Bags

When my family travels anywhere, even for just a few days, we always find a way to bring enough stuff to fill up every inch of space in our SUV. We don’t have a...

Summer Outdoor Gear You Need for An Amazing Camping Trip

Summer is already well underway. That means plenty of opportunities for hiking, biking, camping, paddling, and otherwise spending quality time with your family outdoors. Every year we like to put together a list of the...

Simple Family Camping Checklist – Old

Are You Ready For Camping? I thought with the season approaching, at a fast rate, I better upgrade to a printable camping checklist. Checklists are a great tool to help with organization. I am usually hustling  all...

Amazon Prime Day’s Best Outdoor Deals

Who doesn't love a great deal? Amazon's Prime Day is a one-day global online shopping extravaganza! All sorts of products and devices go on sale throughout the day. It's like Black Friday or Cyber Monday,...
Preparing our meals on our GSI gear.

Lightweight Cooking With GSI Pinnacle Dualist & GSI Glacier Stainless Dualist

GSI Outdoors is a small family owned company that has been making excellent camp cooking gear since 1985. They have an incredible focus on lightweight, compact gear that can accommodate nearly any camping situation. We...
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Portable Patio Set Comes In Handy – Review

I can't count how many times we have been at a campground and thought it would be nice to have our own camping table. Most camping sites provide a picnic bench, but it...

9 Best Coolers for Camping in 2019

Do you want a cooler that actually stays cold? Of course, you do! So, today, I’m going to walk you through the most important features that all the best...